Stars in the Park presented by the Jay County Chamber of Commerce

Event Details

Date(s) & Time(s)::

Weekly on Thursday from July 18, 2013 until August 8, 2013

August 16, 2013

Location: Hudson Family Park Amphitheater, South Wayne Street, Portland, IN 47371

Phone: (260)-726-4481


Event Description

April 24, 2013 Updated Apr 24, 2013 at 8:14 AM EDT

Stars in the Park is a five evening event planned by the Jay County Chamber of Commerce for the summer of 2013. The concept is much like the television show America’s Got Talent.

Visit print out and complete an Audition Form, mail with registration fee to the address included by May 31, 2013. You will be contacted for an audtion time. Auditions will be held at the Jay Community Center on East Water Street in Portland, IN during the last week of June.

·Quarterfinal dates: Thursday, July 18, 25, August 1, 8 - Semi-finalists selected

·Semifinals and finals date: Friday, August 16 - finalists selected and prizes awarded

Quarterfinals, semifinals and finals will be held at Hudson Family Park Amphitheater, South Wayne Street, Portland, IN 47371.

Admission is $5.00 per person per session for each quarterfinal event, and the semifinal-final event. Children 12 and under are free. A season pass good for all five events is $20

Votes for contestants are $1 each. Voting will take place at each quarter-final, the semi-finals and the finals. $5 admission ticket price includes 3 votes.

There will be three to four professional judges. The judges votes will account for 50% of the total votes and the audience will account for 50% of the total vote. Three finalists will be selected each quarter final event and three finalists will be named in semifinal. The final performance will determine grand prize ($1,250), first runner-up ($500) and second runner-up ($250).

Grand Prize $1,250
Runner-up $ 500
2nd Runner Up $ 250
Fan Favorite under 18 $ 250
Fan Favorite 18 & over $ 250

For audtition forms visit the website:

For more information contact Vicki Tague, Executive Director, Jay County Chamber of Commerce, 118 South Meridian Street, Portland, IN 47371 (260)-726-4481.

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